Morning Edition Interviews

Update on POW activities

Jon Bolling, Craig City Administrator and chair of the Prince of Wales Community Advisory Council (POWCAC) speaks about ongoing projects and issues facing Prince of Wales Island.  POWCAC met, and will continue to meet with delegates from Ketchikan to discuss issues of mutual concern, such as the IFA and school funding.  POWupdate

Recent News

Canada OKs KSM mine’s environmental plans

Seabridge Gold's Brent Murphy points to a valley to be dammed to hold tailings from the KSM mine during a July tour. The project just won federal environmental approval. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)
A controversial mine near Southeast Alaska’s border won approval from Canada’s federal government. Critics say it could pollute salmon-bearing rivers. more

Juneau Diocese announces priest changes

Holy Name Parish in Ketchikan will be getting a new priest in February. The Diocese of Juneau announced this week that the Rev. Patrick Travers will leave St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Juneau to serve as the pastor of Holy Name. more